The first table below looks at the demand for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Swindon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.50
Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
89 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.05% 17.04% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 39 21
Average daily rate £325 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Sitecore CMS
Wiltshire

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Swindon region.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Web Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft